Imagine the FBI discovered one of their agents had secretly contacted a Russian ambassador and sought to arrange a way to communicate in secret with Russian intelligence or Russian officials, a way that could be kept secret from the FBI and other US intelligence agencies.
Wouldn't they arrest the bastard for espionage?
Or at least strongly suspect him and launch thorough investigations?
Kushner and Flynn on several occasions sought to set up such communications for Trump and the Trump White House with the Russian ambassador to the US.
This story comes out one day after Trump brutally attacks his NATO allies and deals another blow to their trust the US will have their backs in Europe, about which Putin could not possibly be happier.